We’re Ben and Jenna,

a pair of photographers, writers, and adventurers. Wild Imagining is our online trip journal and photo album, where you can find inspiration and advice for your next adventure.

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Joining the Rat Race

Like a lot of little girls with big dreams, I always dreamed of moving to New York City someday. But when Ben and I were deciding on a new place to settle down this year, New York just seemed too big, too aggressive, too competitive, too…everything. Boston...

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Maine-ly wonderful: Our weekend Downeast

After our year on the road, it took only a few weeks for me to settle into a routine here in Boston. After three months, I know which restaurants I like and how long it takes to walk to each of them. I recognize all the dog-owners on our street thanks to several walks...

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On the road in Middle Earth

Early one February morning, I woke up in the back of a twenty-year-old minivan to the sound of torrential rain pounding the roof. I muttered a few curses, pulled on my most waterproof clothing, and stumbled through the downpour to a rustic pit toilet on the edge of...

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Some Other Beginning’s End

So this is the end. Or the beginning. It’s both. It’s been just over seven months since we were “done” traveling around the world. But for me, it really only ended about a month ago. Since coming back stateside, we’d been living with...

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Why I love England, and you should too

England was my favorite country on earth long before I set foot in the United Kingdom. I loved all things English, even as a kid. After a two-week trip around the country with my parents in high school and a semester in Lancashire during college, my affection only...

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